Air passenger duty

Air passenger duty rates, tax bands, exemptions and forms.


  1. Send your Air Passenger Duty Return

    Use the online service to send your Air Passenger Duty Return (APD2).

  2. Send your Air Passenger Duty Return as an occasional operator

    Apply for the Occasional Operator Scheme and report your duty liability for all flights in a 24-hour accounting period using form APD6.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Rates for Air Passenger Duty
  2. Exemptions from Air Passenger Duty
  3. Air Passenger Duty and connected flights
  4. Air Passenger Duty for plane operators
  5. Pay Air Passenger Duty
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Air passenger duty: rates from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020
  2. Air Passenger Duty: changes to rates
  3. Discussion paper on options for supporting English regional airports from the impacts of air passenger duty devolution
  4. Air Passenger Duty: rates
  5. Air Passenger Duty: banding reform
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